Senior Environmental Advisor

South East England

Morgan Sindall Infrastructure
Vacancy title
Senior Environmental Advisor
Contract type
Full time permanent
South East England

Senior Environmental Advisor

Location: Chichester

Talented people are the key to our success

About us:

Would you like to work for a progressive and ambitious company which is also one of the most successful within the UK construction and infrastructure industry? 

Morgan Sindall provides national construction and infrastructure services to private and public sector customers across a comprehensive range of markets. We aim to create great results for our customers, partners and ourselves.


We have a fantastic opportunity within our Energy and Water business for an ambitious and talented Senior Environmental Advisor.

The successful candidate will be joining the existing team of passionate and dedicated individuals working in the Energy sector.

We are looking for Senior Environmental Advisors who have a wealth of knowledge in managing environmental risk throughout lifecycle of projects to provide technical support to project teams.

Experience or knowledge of energy (Inc. gas) transmission, renewable/green energy infrastructure, flood defence, water and waste water works, ports and general complex civils including tunnelling from £10M upwards to major project values would be an advantage.


As Senior Environmental Advisor you will be required to -

Provide subject matter expertise in identify environmental risk and mitigation, promoting best practice solutions.

Technical support in measuring project carbon and identification of carbon reduction opportunities and best practice.

Work well within a high performing team and be able to communicate at all levels of the business.

Manage the process of obtaining any necessary environmental consents, licences or exemptions.

Manage / mentor new environmental advisors or graduates.

Work well under pressure and manage both internal and client deadlines.

A thorough knowledge of compliance with environmental legislation and of ISO14001 Environmental Management Systems and its implementation.

Already experienced as a Senior Environmental Advisor you will be educated to degree level or equivalent in the relevant field. You will have experience of provide technical support and advice to project teams, undertake environmental monitoring, audit, deliver training and mentoring. Supporting continuous improvement to environmental performance.

About the Energy and Water team:

Our teams work within the energy and water sectors working helping customers them make the most of their existing assets as well as building new assets to continually improve the UK’s energy and water infrastructure. We do this by putting our customers first, using innovative ideas and challenging the status quo.

Morgan Sindall is an equal opportunities employer and has been accredited with the Positive About Disabled People ‘Two Ticks’ accreditation.  We are also an Investors in People company.

Morgan Sindall is unable to employ anyone who does not have the legal right to live and work in the UK.

In the recruitment process all applicants are required to provide the necessary right to work information and documentation.

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